Lawyer Arrested for Stealing Food

The Italian lawyer who spent a night in jail for allegedly running out on a bill at a fancy East Side steakhouse has paid up and is in the clear.

Graziano Graziussi, 43, turned in a money order to cover the $208 Smith and Wollensky bill — plus a small court fee — in Manhattan Criminal Court Monday morning, a payment that ends the “theft of services” case against the Naples attorney.

"I'm a free bird," he said, smiling after agreeing to a deal that dismissed the case as long as Graziussi doesn’t get in trouble for six months. (more…)

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